Funky Bell "thing" Anyone ever seen one?

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Funky Bell "thing" Anyone ever seen one?

Postby goingquinto » Fri Apr 01, 2011 5:42 pm

I know this has nothing to do with congas, but I just picked this bell tree up at an antique store for $20. Couldn't resist for $20. The bells are all brass and are tuned. Don't know what I'm gonna do with it. It's about 2 ft. wide and 20" tall. I was wondering if anyone has ever seen anythng like it.
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Re: Funky Bell "thing" Anyone ever seen one?

Postby Chupacabra » Fri Apr 01, 2011 6:21 pm

You might be able to play Indonesian Gamelan influenced music with them. There are numerous YouTube videos to watch, there might be something there that interests you.

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Re: Funky Bell "thing" Anyone ever seen one?

Postby Jerry Bembe » Sat Apr 02, 2011 2:10 am

The bells look like a 2 octave set. It is arranged with the # & b in the inside and the natural tones on the outside.

Very cool lookin' set.
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